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Lexmark C950
Colour Printer
Smart printing. Brilliant colour.
Designed for your busy workgroup, the
Lexmark C950de features professional
quality A3 colour printing, flexible
features, outstanding media handling,
Up to
50 ppm
an intuitive touchscreen and easy-touse workflow solutions.
Outstanding colour output
Productive and intuitive
Built for business
Make a lasting impression on your customers
The Lexmark C950de combines
The Lexmark C950de features a robust
and do more printing in-house with
high‑performance printing with
print engine designed to handle the most
vibrant, professional-quality output on a
easy‑to‑use features and time-saving
demanding workloads with the advanced
wide variety of media. With the advanced
workflow applications designed to boost
features and flexibility that you need to run
technology of the C950de, you’ll get high-
your productivity.
your business.
performance SRA3 / 12x18 printing capability
Print at speeds of up to 50 ppm black and
Strong, multi-layered security features
that produces consistent colour from the first
45 ppm colour: time to first page as quick
help protect your devices, your
page to the last.
as 5.2 seconds
documents, your information and your
1200x1200 print resolution for rich vibrant
touchscreen provides audible feedback to
colours and crisp black text
PANTONE calibration for consistent
colour tones
Lexmark Colour Care Technology to
manage colour use and control costs
Create professional collateral materials
Robust connectivity makes it
make completing tasks intuitive
easy to integrate into almost any
Preloaded applications help you drive
network environment
greater efficiency in your workflow
Named Colour Replacement for easy
colour matching
network infrastructure
Easy to navigate 4.3-inch colour
administration through the embedded
Print Preview and Post Process Job
web server, Lexmark Universal Print Driver
Changes allow you to duplex, add
and Lexmark MarkVision Enterprise
finishing or select individual pages
for printing
ranging from saddle stitch booklets to
folded brochures on media up to
Simplify device monitoring and
Process graphic-intensive jobs easily with
1.2GHz processor and 1GB RAM standard
Choose from multiple input options to
expand capacity up to 5,140 sheets
SRA3 /12x18-inches
Easy-to-replace aftermarket cartridges
provide yields of up to 32,000* pages
black and up to 22,000* pages colour
* Average continuous black or composite CMY
declared cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/
IEC 19798.
This is an FCC Class A device. Not intended for use in residential or domestic environments.
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True. Image. Always
Save time and money through solutions*
Lexmark is dedicated to designing and manufacturing
The C950de features the Lexmark Embedded Solutions
products that deliver exceptional quality and reliability.
Framework, our platform that enables you to add a
Maximize the return on your investment, optimize the
wide range of software applications directly onto the
performance of your Lexmark printing equipment and make
device. Solutions are designed with your productivity in
a lasting impression by always insisting on Lexmark Genuine
mind, helping you streamline—or even eliminate—paper
Supplies, Service and Parts. The C950de is backed by
intensive business processes.
Lexmark’s 1-Year Limited Warranty; extended warranty plans
are also available.
The right touch
The following solutions are preloaded on the Lexmark
C950de. A diverse portfolio of additional Lexmark
solutions is available to help accommodate your
workflow needs.
The Lexmark e-Task colour touchscreen is a key access point
to your printer. The customizable 4.3-inch interface gives
you the ability to preview thumbnails of documents prior
to printing, as well as to change print jobs at the device.
You can even view, select and print specific pages within
a document directly from the touchscreen. Easy-to-use,
intuitive navigation provides fast access to the functions,
Forms and Favourites
Eliminate waste and inefficiencies
associated with pre-printed forms.
Store frequently printed forms, marketing
materials or other documents online, then
print them on demand.
shortcuts and workflows that you use most. New interactive
Eco Settings
sensory features provide audible feedback, helping to
Choose from multiple print settings
that help reduce energy, paper and
toner consumption.
guide you through each operation, confirming a touch has
registered and indicating an action is transpiring.
Change Language**
Easily switch the language displayed
on the touchscreen—18 languages
Display a customizable, scrolling
slideshow on the colour touchscreen to
promote your business or products, or to
communicate important messages to your
customers or employees.
* Additional solutions are available
** Opt in to Change Language during installation
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Easy device management
Protecting your information
Manage your output environment effectively with Lexmark
From the data travelling through your network to the
MarkVision Enterprise. This free browser-based software
pages being printed, multilayered security features
gives you complete visibility into your entire fleet of network
and built-in capabilities help you protect your devices,
printers and MFPs regardless of manufacturer. MarkVision
documents, data and network.
Enterprise makes it easy for administrators to configure,
track, view, troubleshoot and proactively manage your
devices throughout their lifecycle, from the moment that you
connect them to the network until the day you retire them.
Consistent colour, every time
Produce professional documents confidently in-house
authorization controls
Through Lexmark Named Colour Replacement, included
standard with your device, users can enter specific colour
values for easy colour matching, including PANTONE® Colour
and colours in the DIC Colour Guide.
Card reader option allows users to authenticate with
proximity or swipe cards
Advanced hard disk encryption protects sensitive
data on the printer’s optional disk drive
knowing that the named colours of your company’s brand
and logo will print accurately and consistently every time.
Supports a variety of user authentication and
Automatic, scheduled or manual disk wiping removes
latent data (hard disk optional)
IPSec, SNMPv3 and 802.1x network security
are supported
Security-audit logging tracks and identifies
security risks
Eco-responsible printing
The C950de makes it easy for you to print responsibly.
Features include duplex to save paper, Eco-mode to
reduce paper and toner consumption and a Sleep
Button with hibernate mode to help you save energy.
The C950de also helps you save energy through its
instant warm‑up fuser and specially designed toner,
which fuses at a low temperature.
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Intuitive colour touchscreen
The large 4.3-inch colour touchscreen allows
you to operate your printer with ease through
intuitive navigation and easy access to
workflow solutions and shortcuts.
Lexmark C950de colour printer shown with
optional 2,520-Sheet Tandem Tray Module,
Booklet Finisher and 2,000-Sheet High
Capacity Feeder.
Direct USB
Flexible input capacity
The front USB port allows convenient walk-up
printing and is compatible with many printable
image file formats.
Choose the configuration that best fits your
needs, up to a maximum of 5,140 sheets.
Exceptional media handling
Advanced finishing options
Lexmark solutions
Ultra-reliable paper feeding lets you load up to
six different types of media, including banner
support up to 47.24-inches and weights up to
300 gsm.
Easily create professional output in-house
with flexible finishing options, including multiposition stapling, hole punching, expanded
output stacking and booklet capability.
Reduce unnecessary printing and simplify
work processes through solutions
applications preloaded on your device.
Choose additional Lexmark solutions to
fit your unique workflow needs.
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C950de ordering information
Part No.
Part No.
Memory options
Part No.
Extended warranties
Lexmark C950de
C950 2 Years Total Onsite Service,
Next Working Day
C950 3 Years Total Onsite Service,
Next Working Day
C950 4 Years Total Onsite Service,
Next Working Day
C950 5 Years Total Onsite Service,
Next Working Day
C950 1 Year Onsite Service Renewal,
Next Working Day
Part No.
User replaceable parts
C950, X95x Fuser Maintenance Kit, 320K,
C950, X95x 160K Maintenance Kit
C950, X95x 480K Maintenance Kit
Part No.
Laser toner/print cartridge
C950 Black Extra High Yield Toner
256MB Flash Memory Card
160+ GB Hard Disk
C950 Cyan Extra High Yield Toner
Arabic Font Card
C950 Magenta Extra High Yield
Toner Cartridge
Japanese Font Card
Korean Font Card
C950 Yellow Extra High Yield Toner
Simplified Chinese Font Card
Traditional Chinese Font Card
Part No.
Application solutions
C950 Card for IPDS
C950 Card for PRESCRIBE Emulation
C950 Forms and Barcode Card
Lexmark PrintCryption Card
Part No.
MarkNet™ N8250 802.11b/g/n Wireless
Print Server
MarkNet™ N8130 Fiber Ethernet
100BaseFX, 10BaseFL Print Server
USB Cable (2-metre)
Parallel 1284-B Interface Card
Parallel Cable (10-foot)
RS-232C Serial Interface Card
C950, X95x Photoconductor Unit 1-Pack
C950, X95x Photoconductor Unit 3-Pack
C950, X95x Waste Toner Bottle
Staple Cartridges (3 pack)
Booklet Saddle Staple Cartridges (4
Part No.
Paper handling
C950, X95x 2520-sheet tandem tray
C950, X95x 3x520-sheet drawer stand
C950, X95x 520-sheet drawer stand
C950, X95x 3500-sheet finisher (3-hole)
C950, X95x booklet finisher (3-hole)
C950, X95x 2000-sheet high capacity
C950, X95x banner media tray
Part No.
Installation service
Lexmark Installation Service Group 2
Category B
In the box
Lexmark C950de colour printer, Up to 11,000*-page colour (CMY) toner cartridges, Up to 16,000*-page black toner cartridge, black, cyan, magenta and yellow photoconductor units, Software
and Documentation CD, Power Cord(s), Set-up Guides (network and local attachment), Statement of limited warranty / guarantee, Lexmark Cartridge Collection Program information
*Average continuous black or continuous composite CMY declared cartridge yield up to this number of standard pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798.
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sheet finisher
100 sheet
multipurpose feeder
2,520-sheet tandem
tray module
2000 sheet high
capacity feeder Standard
Product specifications
Lexmark C950de
Lexmark e-Task 4.3-inch (10.9 cm) colour touch screen with audible feedback
Black: 50 ppm / Colour: 45 ppm
Print Speed: Up to
Time to First Page: As fast as / Time to First Page: as
fast as
Print Resolution
Black: 5.2 seconds / Colour: 7.7 seconds
Black: 2400 Image Quality, 1200 x 1200 dpi / Colour: 2400 Image Quality, 1200 x 1200 dpi
Standard: 1024 MB / Maximum: 2048 MB
Option available
Hard Disk
Recommended Monthly Page Volume4
4000 - 33000 pages
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle: Up to3
225000 pages per month
Supplies Yield1
Photoconductor Estimated Yield: Up to2
Cartridge(s) Shipping with Product1
32,000-page Black Toner Cartridge, 22,000-page Colour (CMY) Toner Cartridges
115000 pages, based on 3 average letter/A4-size pages per print job and ~ 5% coverage
16,000-page Black Starter Toner Cartridge, 11,000-page Colour (CMY) Starter Toner Cartridges
Paper Handling
Paper Handling Standard
520-Sheet Input Tray, 100-Sheet Multipurpose Feeder, Integrated Duplex, 500-Sheet Output Bin
Paper Handling Optional
520-Sheet Drawer Stand, 2,520-Sheet Tandem Tray Module, Booklet Finisher, 3 x 520-Sheet Drawer Stand, 3,500-Sheet Finisher,
2,000-Sheet High Capacity Feeder, Banner Media Tray
Paper Input Capacity: Up to
Standard: 620 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond / Maximum: 5140 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond
Paper Output Capacity: Up to
Standard: 500 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond / Maximum: 3750 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond
Media Types Supported
Refer to the Card Stock & Label Guide., Transparencies, Plain Paper, Labels, Glossy paper, Envelopes, Card Stock
Media Sizes Supported
A6, Oficio, Super Tabloid (12 x 18”), Universal, Statement, Letter, Legal, Ledger, JIS-B5, JIS-B4, Folio, Executive, DL Envelope, C5
Envelope, A5, A4, A3, 7 3/4 Envelope, 10 Envelope
General Information
Standard Ports
Ethernet 10/100/1000 BaseTX (RJ-45), Rear USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified port (Type A), Front USB 2.0 Specification
Hi-Speed Certified port (Type A), USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified (Type B)
Optional Network Ports / Optional Local Ports
Internal MarkNet™ N8250 802.11b/g/n Wireless, Internal MarkNet™ N8130 Fiber Fast Ethernet / Internal 1284-B Bidirectional
Parallel, Internal RS-232C serial
Print: 53 dBA
Noise Level: Operating
Specified Operating Environment
Humidity: 15 to 85% Relative Humidity, Temperature: 10 to 32°C (50 to 90°F), Altitude: 0 - 2500 Meters (8,200 Feet)
Limited Warranty - See Statement of Limited Warranty
Size (mm - H x W x D) / Weight
1-Year Onsite Service, Next Business Day
565 x 640 x 685 mm / 95.0 kg
Average continuous black or continuous composite CMY declared cartridge yield up to this number of standard pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798. 2Actual Yield may vary based on
other factors such as device speed, paper size and feed orientation, toner coverage, tray source, percentage of black-only printing and average print job complexity. 3”Maximum Monthly Duty
Cycle” is defined as the maximum number of pages a device could deliver in a month using a multishift operation. This metric provides a comparison of robustness in relation to other Lexmark
printers and MFPs. 4”Recommended Monthly Page Volume” is a range of pages that helps customers evaluate Lexmark’s product offerings based on the average number of pages customers
plan to print on the device each month. Lexmark recommends that the number of pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including:
supplies replacement intervals, paper loading intervals, speed, and typical customer usage.
This is a Class A device according to the FCC Rules and international electromagnetic emissions standards. This device is not intended for use in residential
or domestic environments due to potential interference to radio communications.
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